Where to Dine for NYE 2023 | L.A. Eats

Still unsure of where to dinner as you ring in 2023? We have you covered! From Hollywood to the Valley, there are plenty of places to enjoy a gourmet meal for the new year. Read on below for the top choices to enjoy this New Year’s Eve!



Location: DTLA

Celebrate the New Year in style at downtown Los Angeles’s Neal Fraser restaurant! Enjoy a luxurious three-course prix-fixe dinner with options like fresh oysters, grass-fed beef tartare, and dayboat scallops – all accompanied by an optional $95 wine pairing for added indulgence. Top off your evening on a sweet note with delectable desserts such as milk chocolate custard or cheddar cheesecake. With gourmet cuisine and atmosphere to match, Neal Fraser is sure to provide you the perfect start to 2023!

Gwen Butcher Shop & Restaurant

Location: Hollywood

Immerse yourself in a luxurious New Year’s Eve dining experience this year courtesy of celebrity chef Curtis Stone. His newly Michelin-starred steakhouse, Gwen, will provide an eight-course meal with delectable dishes such as oysters, chicken, and duck liver terrine; burrata; pappardelle with black truffles and seafood bouillabaisse medley – all topped off by Wagyu main course. End the night sweetly with blood orange & Prosecco granita or white chocolate & pistachio bombe to bid farewell to 2023!


Location: La Brea

On New Year’s Eve, experience a taste of the extraordinary at République – Walter and Margarita Manzke’s Michelin-starred Californian French restaurant. Savor multi-course flavors featuring seasonal ingredients such as high-quality meat and seafood, which may include winter truffles for an added dose of deliciousness. Unfortunately, vegan options are not currently available, so make sure to plan accordingly!



Location: West Hollywood

Ring in the New Year with a luxurious dining experience! Enjoy delicious cuisine and stunning city views while grooving to live music from our DJ. Those booking for later seatings also receive complimentary champagne at midnight as part of a four-course tasting menu – perfect for an unforgettable night out.


Location: Santa Monica

Welcome the New Year with an unforgettable culinary experience at Pasjoli’s! Featuring a decadent prix-fixe menu, guests will be treated to delights such as caviar amuse-bouche, crab gnocchi, and dry-aged ribeye – or opt for their signature pressed duck dish complimentary of Chef Dave Beran. Those looking for something more vegetarian can replace steak with mushroom risotto. Seats are available both early on and later throughout the night, including midnight champagne toast & extra foie gras brioche – you won’t want to miss it!


Location: Santa Monica

Experience the ultimate luxury this New Year’s Eve with a two-and-a-half-hour gastronomic adventure crafted by acclaimed chef Josiah Citrin of Santa Monica’s two Michelin-starred restaurants. Enjoy delightful hors d’oeuvres paired perfectly with succulent gourmet meats and delectable seafood – all for an exquisite price of $595 per person. Embark in culinary brilliance at one of the city’s most celebrated fine dining institutions!



Location: Studio City

Celebrate the New Year in style at Firefly, a secluded hideaway draped with ivy. Chef Perry Pollaci has crafted exquisite menus for two seatings of deliciousness – three courses prepared to perfection for $125 and four courses including Périgord black truffle risotto plus a Champagne toast at midnight, all yours from just $150! To get you dancing is none other than DJ CA playing an unforgettable set between 10am-2am!

Valley Inn Restaurant and Bar

Location: Sherman Oaks

This New Year’s Eve, bid adieu to 2022 and hello to 2023 in style at Valley Inn Restaurant & Bar – a beloved staple of the Sherman Oaks community since 1959! Enjoy classic American fare paired with expertly mixed drinks for an unforgettable culinary experience.


Location: Sherman Oaks

Welcome in 2023 at Taisho’s “Studio 22” New Year’s Eve extravaganza with a blast from the past – disco-era ’70s style and fare! Delectable dishes such as Osetra Caviar, Hokkaido sea scallops, and fresh truffles, plus their signature main menu, will be available for guests to enjoy. Round out your evening by staying until 1:30 am for drinks after dinner is served up until 11:30 pm. Don’t forget that Champagne toast when you hit midnight – party favors included!



Moonshadows Malibu

Location: Malibu

Make this New Year’s Eve truly special with an unforgettable night at Moonshadows in Malibu. Enjoy a delicious dinner, toast to the coming year, and dance the night away while counting down to midnight! Don’t miss out on premium cuisine for only $100 per person.

Pasta | Bar

Location: Encino

Celebrate the New Year in style at Award-winning Pasta | Bar! Located right here in Encino, this restaurant is a spectacular blend of Cali’s freshest flavors and Italy’s most traditional recipes. Buy tickets to their exclusive event featuring premier dishes with tantalizing tastes – plus you’ll get an indulgent welcome drink on arrival, as well as opportunities throughout the night for extra drinks to add that special touch, including bottles of exquisite Italian wine – perfect for ringing in 2023!

Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach

Location: Ventura Beach

Celebrate the start of a new year with breathtaking views and live music! Spend your evening partying like royalty at Club 12, located in the Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach Hotel’s Top of the Harbor Ballroom. Dance Invasion provides an upbeat soundtrack while you admire 280-degree panoramic sights from city skylines to coastal horizons – what better way is there to ring in 2023?